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Table 1 Number of children examined (with height and weight recorded) by class and gender in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland

From: Prevalence of overweight and obesity on the island of Ireland: results from the North South Survey of Children's Height, Weight and Body Mass Index, 2002

RoI NI
CLASS Male (N) Female (N) CLASS Male (N) Female (N)
Primary Year 1 3327 3151 Primary One 408 419
Primary Year 4 1872 1867 Primary Four 158 144
Primary Year 6 1859 1968 Year One 162 181
Second Level Year 3 1748 1726 Year Four 307 320
TOTAL 8806 8712 TOTAL 1035 1064